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US government warns Americans to avoid travel to Singapore

WASHINGTON D.C.: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department have warned Americans to avoid travel ...

In response to threats, Japan PM calls for greater military spending

TOKYO, Japan: During a televised debate with eight political leaders prior to the national elections on 31st October, Prime Minister ...

Eruption of Canary Island volcano sets new record

LA PALMA, Canary Islands: Officials in the Canary Islands said there are no signs that the eruption of a volcano, ...

British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe loses appeal in Iran

LONDON, ENGLAND: A British-Iranian woman arrested and jailed in 2016, has had her court appeal rejected by Iranian authorities.Aid worker ...

China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...

Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...

For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...

Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...

First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...

Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...

Washington: states can order Covid vaccines for kids over 5 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: US health officials have notified states that they can now order doses of COVID-19 vaccines for younger children, ...

Conservative Marki-Zay wins runoff to challenge Hungary's Orban

BUDAPEST, Hungary: Conservative provincial mayor Peter Marki-Zay, a political outsider with no party affiliation, won an opposition run-off primary on ...

Accidental firing of Russian rocket causes Space Station to tilt

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION: The International Space Station (ISS) unexpectedly tilted after a faulty test firing of thrusters on a Russian ...

Possible heart condition among teens using Moderna delays approval

WASHINGTON D.C.: Before granting approval for use in young people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is studying whether Moderna's ...

In Sudan, thousands call for return of military rule

KHARTOUM, Sudan: On Saturday, thousands of pro-military protesters staged a rally in central Khartoum demanding that the government of prime ...

Three Chinese astronauts take up residency at new space station

BEIJING, China: Three astronauts from China have arrived at the country's new space station, a major achievement for a national ...

T20 WC: Bowling to Babar in nets helped Shaheen Afridi prepare against Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who stole the show on Sunday with his brilliant bowling against ...

Possible treatment strategy for Meningitis without antibiotics found by researchers

Copenhagen [Denmark], October 25 (ANI): In a new study performed on rats, researchers from the University of Copenhagen and Lund ...

With Hardik not bowling, fielding, it just didn't feel right: Shashi Tharoor

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said that the equation of the match against Pakistan ...

Jordan warns Israel against expanding settlements in Palestinian territories

Amman [Jordan], October 25 (ANI/Xinhua): Jordan on Sunday warned Israel against building new settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories. Ministry ...

T20 WC won't be easier just because Pakistan defeated India: Babar Azam

Dubai [UAE], October 25 (ANI): Pakistan might have won the match against India but skipper Babar Azam feels the win ...

T20 WC: Pak outplayed us, their bowling didn't allow us to get extra runs, says Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): After suffering a ten-wicket loss against Pakistan in their opening match of the ICC Men's ...

Braves RHP Charlie Morton to start Game 1 vs. Astros

Atlanta Braves right-hander Charlie Morton will see some familiar faces on Tuesday in Game 1 of the World Series. The ...

T20 WC: Babar, Rizwan, Shaheen steal show as Pakistan thrash India by 10 wickets

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): Mohammad Rizwan and skipper Babar Azam put on a remarkable show on Sunday as Pakistan ...

Vice President calls for promotion, preservation of country's rich linguistic, cultural heritage

New Delhi [India], October 24 (ANI): Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday emphasised the need to preserve our rich ...

Russia, Ukraine Exchange Remains of Red Army Soldiers Killed in World War II

Novy Yurkovich [Russia], October 24 (ANI/Sputnik) - Russian search organizations transferred the remains of four Red Army soldiers killed in ...

Putin to take part in G20, ASEAN, East Asia Summits next week

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy [Russia], October 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian President Vladimir Putin will participate in several international summits next week, according to the ...

Imran Khan reaches Saudi to attend launching ceremony of Middle East Green Initiative Summit

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], October 24 (ANI): Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has reached Riyadh for his 3-day visit to the ...

T20 WC: Hardik Pandya taken for scans after being hit on shoulder against Pak

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been taken for scans after he received a blow on ...

Collapse of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan harmed country, says Taliban official

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 24 (ANI): The Taliban on Sunday for the first time accepted that collapse of the former government ...

Russia says UN Charter "irreplaceable"

Moscow [Russia], October 24 (ANI/Xinhua): The goals and principles enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations are enduring, universal ...

If someone thinks that Taliban changed, they are mistaken, say Afghan female athletes

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): Women athletes in Afghanistan, whose dreams of playing sports at international levels has come to ...

T20 WC: Worked hard on my swing yesterday in nets, says Shaheen Afridi

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who stole the show on Sunday with his brilliant bowling against ...

Mideast in Pictures: Kuwait Int'l Airport resumes running at full capacity

© Provided by Xinhua FARWANIYA GOVERNORATE, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- Teeming with passengers home and abroad, Kuwait International Airport started ...

T20 WC: Kohli rises to the occasion to take India to respectable 151/7 after Shaheen's spell

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli once again showed what it takes to be a big match ...

T20 WC: Kohli rises to the occasion to take India to respectable 150/7 after Shaheen's spell

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli once again showed what it takes to be a big match ...

Interview: UNGA president says China plays crucial role in multilateralism

© Provided by Xinhua "Both climate change and COVID-19 have shown us that we, as a species, as humanity, we ...

No demonization of China's global role can stand reality check

© Provided by Xinhua -- Anyone with a basic comprehension of Chinese culture knows that harmony is its core value; ...

Akshay Kumar, Preity Zinta in attendance at Ind Vs Pak T20 WC

Dubai [UAE], October 24 (ANI): The match between India-Pakistan enjoys a fan following like no other and the ongoing ICC ...

Int'l Contemporary Art Fair held in Paris

PARIS, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- The 2021 International Contemporary Art Fair (FIAC) was held from Oct. 21 to 24 at ...

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Biden weighs deploying National Guard to help with cargo at US ports

LOS ANGELES, California: The National Guard might be deployed to assist with the cargo log jam riddling the Los Angeles ...

Sinclair nationwide tv network shut down by ransomware attack

HUNT VALLEY, Maryland: An outage on 16th October that affected Sinclair Broadcast Group, which operates many local TV stations across ...

In spite of parts shortages, Tesla reports $1.62 billion profit in Q3

PALO ALTO, California: Despite a global pandemic and ongoing chip shortage, Tesla has reported a net income of $1.62 billion ...

US supply chain woes includes shortage of 80,000 truck drivers

ARLINGTON, Virginia: American Trucking Association (ATA) President Chris Spear said there are 80,000 fewer drivers than needed, as reported by ...

Russia says more gas to Europe after approval of Nord Stream 2

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia has indicated that in exchange for increasing gas supplies to Europe to ease the current energy crisis, ...

Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday with the Dow Jones advancing, while the Nasdaq Composite ...

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